Buenos Aires, Argentina
A sophisticated, luxury townhouse in leafy Palermo, Legado Mitico is perfectly located to take advantage of the many nearby restaurants, bars and shops. Legado Mitico offers an intriguing design take on some of Argentina's cultural icons.
At a Glance
Fantastic location in fashionable Palermo Soho
Within reach of some of the Buenos Aires' best restaurants. So much choice on your doorstep!
Very Argentinian feel to this boutique hotel
One of our favorite hotels in the city. So much character and beautiful and individually furnished guest rooms
Intimate atmosphere and personalized service
The Legado Mitico has a great location in Palermo, Buenos Aires' Soho, with designer boutiques, lively bars and wonderful restaurants on the same street. If you have more time in Argentina then the Legado Mitico's sister property in Salta, in the stunning northwest, is well worth a visit.Sarah Lowe
To start planning your vacation to Legado Mitico
Stylish, comfortable and situated on one of the prettiest streets of Palermo Viejo, Legado Mitico is a harmonious blend of retro and contemporary design features. Great attention has been paid to the artwork, furniture and design touches, with hardwood floors, cow hides, Indian textiles and chic cushions adorning the spaces.
Each of the 11 guest rooms has been uniquely themed around famous cultural and historical Argentinean icons: Che Guevara, Evita Peron and Carlos Gardel to name but a few. Rooms have spacious bathrooms, king-size beds and a full range of contemporary facilities. The service is slick, and there is a friendly, convivial atmosphere, as if you are staying at a cultured friend's home. There are plenty of comfortable relaxing areas, an excellent library on the lower floor where breakfast is served and also a small sundeck and rooftop jacuzzi.
Legado Mitico makes a superb and effortless base while in Buenos Aires and doesn't try too hard to be cool, a common failing among many of the new boutique hotels that have mushroomed in the last few years.
Legado Mitico has 11 beautifully appointed guest rooms, each uniquely designed and decorated with warm, subtle tones and elegant furnishings. Some of the bedrooms feature an open fireplace and selected bathrooms feature a Scottish shower or hydro-massage.
Children over the age of 12 are very welcome at Legado Mitico, although no formal children's activities are available. Exploring the city of Buenos Aires can be an interesting and educational experience for children.
Legado Mitico has great spaces for relaxing including a superb library area, an open-fire hearth, a decked patio with chairs and sofas and an outdoor solarium with hydromassage. Although there is no formal restaurant at Legado Mitico there is a sitting area combining a bar and cafe where breakfast is served and light lunches and wine can be ordered. There are many excellent restaurants and bars within walking distance of the hotel.
Excursions can be arranged to visit the beautiful city of Buenos Aires and its sites, including the presidential palace, with its imposing pink facade, the historic Teatro Colon and the colorful bohemian quarter of La Boca. It is also possible to arrange tango classes and an evening visit to a tango show with dinner.
Location & Directions
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Legado Mitico is located on Gurruchaga Street, at the heart of Buenos Aires' trendy bohemian quarter, Palermo Soho. Legado Mítico is on the right hand side between Costa Rica and Nicaragua, just three blocks from Plaza Cortázar.
When to go
Buenos Aires is a year round destination, spring and autumn (October/November and April/May) being the most pleasant. It can be hot and humid in the peak summer months of January and February. Winter is usually pretty mild.